The 13th ASEM Summit takes place online
Cambodia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced on November 23 that the country will hold the 13th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) on November 25 and 26 in an online format.
|Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen. Photo: AFP/VNA|
The 13th ASEM Conference will be chaired by Cambodian Prime Minister Samdech Techo Hun Sen with the attendance of heads of state or government, as well as high-level representatives from 51 ASEM countries, and the President of the European Council. , President of the European Commission and Secretary General of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN).
The 13th ASEM Conference with the theme “Strengthening Multilateralism for Common Growth” will provide a timely opportunity for Asian and European leaders to reaffirm the importance of ASEM cooperation in solving problems. resolve global and regional issues in a mutually beneficial manner, including the Covid-19 pandemic and its socio-economic impacts.
During the two-day meeting, ASEM leaders will discuss ASEM’s role in revitalizing multilateralism for global peace and stability, strengthening the rules-based trading system, and promoting economic development. inclusive and sustainable development and growth, and enhanced connectivity.